The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE 2
Rank 14 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -2
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 9 6 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 7.09% 8.45% 17.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.09% 12.00% 21.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 12
Average daily rate £425 £385 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.38% +18.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £381 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £477 £348
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £36.07
% change year-on-year
- -23.74%
PRINCE2
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Solihull region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
99 50 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 77.95% 70.42% 78.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 19 32
Average daily rate £400 £385 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +18.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £221 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £500 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Solihull region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Solihull region.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Histogram in Solihull

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Solihull region.

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull region citing PRINCE2 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PRINCE2.

1 13 (44.83%) Project Management
2 12 (41.38%) Finance
3 8 (27.59%) Degree
4 7 (24.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (20.69%) Programme Management
5 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
5 6 (20.69%) MS Project
6 5 (17.24%) Quality Management
6 5 (17.24%) Risk Management
7 4 (13.79%) Configuration Management
7 4 (13.79%) Project Planning
7 4 (13.79%) Project Governance
8 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
8 3 (10.34%) QMS
8 3 (10.34%) ITIL
8 3 (10.34%) PVCS
8 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (6.90%) PMI
9 2 (6.90%) PMI Certification
9 2 (6.90%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (6.90%) SAP BI
9 2 (6.90%) SAP
9 2 (6.90%) ERP
9 2 (6.90%) MS Visio
9 2 (6.90%) UML
9 2 (6.90%) OO
9 2 (6.90%) MS Office
9 2 (6.90%) Oracle

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull region citing PRINCE2 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PRINCE2. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.45%) CMS
1 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (20.69%) MS Project
2 2 (6.90%) MS Office
2 2 (6.90%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (3.45%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) PVCS
General
1 12 (41.38%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Games
2 2 (6.90%) Marketing
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Project Manager
2 6 (20.69%) Coordinator
2 6 (20.69%) Project Coordinator
3 4 (13.79%) Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) IT Manager
3 4 (13.79%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Change Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Digital Project Manager
4 2 (6.90%) PMO Planner
4 2 (6.90%) Tester
5 1 (3.45%) CMS Project Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Data Analytics Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Network Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared Project Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Supply Chain Project Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Telecoms Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Transformation Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Transformation Project Manager
5 1 (3.45%) VoIP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Mobile App
1 2 (6.90%) PMI
2 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.45%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) Project Management
2 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (20.69%) Programme Management
2 6 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (17.24%) Quality Management
3 5 (17.24%) Risk Management
4 4 (13.79%) Configuration Management
4 4 (13.79%) Project Governance
4 4 (13.79%) Project Planning
5 3 (10.34%) ITIL
5 3 (10.34%) QMS
6 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (6.90%) Data Governance
6 2 (6.90%) Data Protection
6 2 (6.90%) ERP
6 2 (6.90%) OO
6 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (6.90%) Stress Testing
6 2 (6.90%) UML
6 2 (6.90%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) Degree
2 7 (24.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
4 2 (6.90%) ISEB
4 2 (6.90%) ISTQB
4 2 (6.90%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 2 (6.90%) PMI Certification
5 1 (3.45%) APMP
5 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) P3O
1 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle
2 2 (6.90%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (6.90%) SAP
2 2 (6.90%) VMware
3 1 (3.45%) Remedy
3 1 (3.45%) Teradata